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Obituary of Maxine A. Turek
Turek, Maxine Augusta Fredericka
Our beloved cousin passed away on Friday, December 30, 2022 at New Hope Valley Assisted Living in Saginaw. She was 99 years old. Maxine Augusta Fredericka Gernenz was born on January 15, 1923 in Saginaw, Michigan to the late Adolph and Helen (Meyer) Gernenz. She Graduated from Arthur Hill in 1941. She married Edward “Milton” Turek in 1952 in Saginaw, Michigan. Maxine was employed by Lawyer’s Title Insurance Corporation as a clerk, retiring 1993 after many years of service. Maxine affectionately referred to herself as fat and sassy.
Maxine was an avid reader. She also enjoyed collecting cookbooks, shopping, traveling, and knitting. But, what Maxine really loved most was spending time with her family.
Surviving are her cousins, Melvin (Patricia) Muehlenbeck, Denny Meyer, and Brent Muehlenbeck.
Maxine was preceded in death by her husband, Edward “Milton” Turek.
FUNERAL SERVICE: A Funeral Service will take place at 12:00 p.m. Wednesday, January 4, 2023 at Deisler Funeral Home, 2233 Hemmeter Road (off State). Rev. John W. Soyster will officiate. Committal service to follow at Roselawn Memorial Gardens.
VISITATION: Family and friends will gather at the Deisler Funeral Home, 2233 Hemmeter Road (off State) on Monday, January 2, 2023 from 3:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. Visitation will continue at the funeral home on Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service at 12:00 p.m.
MEMORIALS: Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Peace Lutheran Church.
Deisler Funeral Home is honored to serve the Turek Family. Please share your thoughts and memories with the family at the funeral home or through www.deislerfuneralhome.com.To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Maxine Turek, please visit Tribute Store
In Loving Memory
1923 - 2022
DEISLER FUNERAL HOME
Deisler Funeral Home
2233 Hemmeter Road
Saginaw, Michigan 48603
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